Some kids are just hilarious, and Julia is one of them. Everything she says, whether it’s intentionally funny or not, leaves me attempting to compose myself and not disrupt her lesson in a fit of laughter. Once, when Julia was feeling scared (and that happens when you’re 4 years old…   Read More ...

FARM SHOW JUNE 11 Two weeks until our next fun farm show! Mark your calendar and sign up for the next GWIF schooling show on Saturday, June 11! With lots of fun classes starting at ground poles and going up to 3’3″, there’s something for everyone and riders of all   Read More ...

Written by Stephanie Coleman Isn’t this the most precious picture?   Yes it is!  Our precious Giblet with my precious Rider of the Week, Saudia Alwakeel!  Now, Saudia is used to being in the limelight, she is involved in so many activities!  But I love when she hangs up her dancing shoes and puts   Read More ...

HORSE CAMP BOGO Summer Sessions: Buy 1 Get 1 25% OFF! Double the fun with horse camp this summer! Memorial Day weekend only, when you buy one week, you’ll get a second week at 25% OFF! Register for your sessions at gwif.frontdeskhq.com and use coupon code 16CAMPBOGO25! At GWIF’s horse   Read More ...

Written by Stephanie Coleman Metro and I have nominated our rider of the week together, and we both agreed that no one looks better on him than Shannie Chang! ( Watch out Ms. Beth, you’ve got competition!) Shannie started late last year, and has put forth such great effort to   Read More ...

Written by Stephanie Coleman This week’s superstar should have been honored a long time ago, but she is so quiet that she falls under the radar despite her awesomeness. So with no further ado, I present one of my favorite riders: Jillian Arena! This young lady has improved so much   Read More ...

Written by Stephanie Coleman This week’s celebrity hasn’t been part of our GWIF family for that long, but her smile and her radiant personality are irresistible, and really, she could have been my pick for Rider of the Week on her first day! If I try my impersonation of this   Read More ...

SUMMER HORSE CAMP Enroll your child for our super fun sessions! Give your child the gift of horse camp this summer! At GWIF, we have a camp geared for every level of rider! Whether you have never touched a horse or you are ready for eventing greatness, we have a   Read More ...

Frances is a ray of sunshine every time she comes for her lesson! Usually you can hear her laughing and talking before you see her come scooting through the stile, and she always has a big hug for her instructor after the lesson. Although she’s very small, Frances is one   Read More ...

Written by Stephanie Coleman I don’t know whether to honor Lexi Carden with Rider of the Week or some kind of Medal of Bravery. She absolutely deserves to be recognized and applauded for her accomplishments as a horse woman and for overcoming her fears as a rider. It has been an emotional roller coaster   Read More ...